Orlando advanced manufacturing industry

Advanced Manufacturing

From large multi-national corporations like Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas and Siemens Energy to mid-size companies and start-ups, our significant Advanced Manufacturing industry spans a full spectrum of sectors.

Orlando is home to a high volume of tech transfer and commercialization that’s fueled by a top R&D university, specialized research labs/centers and one of the top technology incubation systems and research parks in the country. And with the new BRIDG  Bridging the Innovation Development Gap  getting ready to tackle big issues like the “Internet of Everything,” this is one industry set to skyrocket in the region.

BY THE NUMBERS


FOCUS AREAS

  • Advanced Materials
  • Clean Energy & Power Technology
  • Enabling Components
  • Research & Development (R&D)
  • Emerging Technologies

INDUSTRY LEADERS

  • Amcor PET Packaging
  • Benada Aluminum
  • Dura-Stress
  • FARO Technologies
  • Finfrock Industries
  • Heller Bros. Packing Corp.
  • Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Americas Inc.
  • Nautique
  • Qorvo
  • Qualcomm Atheros
  • Regal Marine Industries
  • Siemens Energy
  • Wheeled Coach Industries
  • WinDoor

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In The News

The Orlando Economic Partnership business development team attended SEMICON West July 11-13, 2017 in San Francisco in partnership with BRIDG, the world’s first industry-led smart sensor consortium located in Osceola County. The team gained more than 20 leads interested in partnering with BRIDG and or opening an office in Orlando. The Orlando Economic Partnership also met with two tech-related companies based in the Silicon Valley that may have projects which could generate approximately 1,000 jobs for the region over the next several years.

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Florida will nearly double its investment in Research and Development (R&D) when it raises the maximum amount of tax credits available to companies to $16.5 million in 2018. The R&D tax credit, now capped at $9 million, encourages and rewards manufacturers who bring new or improved products to market, as well as manufacturers who improve the manufacturing process.

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